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Obstruction cleared from Hwy 17 Bypass near Harrelson Blvd

Source: SCDOT traffic camera at the Backgate Source: SCDOT traffic camera at the Backgate

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – An obstruction on Highway 17 Bypass blocked one lane in each direction near Harrelson Boulevard for over an hour Monday, according to the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

The SCDOT reported that the left lanes of north and southbound Hwy. 17 were closed as of 10:22 a.m. Monday due to an obstruction in the roadway. At 11:34 a.m., SCDOT reported that the obstruction was cleared.

The SCDOT traffic camera in the area showed northbound traffic was significantly backed up, and emergency vehicles were on the scene.

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